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NYC Tine Square 2024 December 31 2023

New York. Adams Administration Releases Competitive RFP to Reduce Asylum Seeker Costs

New York City Mayor Eric Adams announced a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP) to enlist a variety of vendors for the “Asylee Flex” program, aiming to improve efficiency and reduce costs in managing the asylum seeker crisis. The RFP seeks to ensure continuity and cost-effectiveness by diversifying vendors and requiring detailed action plans, budget proposals,…

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White House. President Biden Introduces Initiatives to Ensure Families Stay Together

President Biden Announces New Actions to Keep Families Together President Biden has announced new actions to support family unity and improve the immigration system, focusing on keeping families together and expanding lawful pathways for immigrants. These measures include allowing noncitizen spouses and children of U.S. citizens to apply for permanent residence without leaving the country and easing…

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New York Mayor Eric Adams’ Statement on President Biden’s Executive Order Providing Work Authorization to Long-Time Undocumented Immigrants

Mayor Eric Adams praised President Biden’s executive order expanding work authorization for long-time undocumented immigrants, highlighting its economic benefits and the positive impact on communities. Adams emphasized the need for comprehensive immigration reform and continued support for the many migrants and asylum seekers in New York City. Order Allows Undocumented Spouses of U.S. Citizens Who…

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Governor Kathy Hochul

New York State Governor Hochul Announces New Leadership Appointments at the Office of Cannabis Management

Governor Kathy Hochul announced new leadership appointments at the Office of Cannabis Management (OCM) to overhaul its operations and implement recommendations from a task force report. Felicia A. B. Reid, appointed as Executive Deputy Director and Acting Executive Director, will lead the team to streamline licensing, enhance communication, and uphold social equity goals. Governor Kathy…

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NYC Tine Square 2024 December 31 2023

NYC Mayor Eric Adams, NYPD Commissioner Caban Announce Enhanced Summer Enforcement Efforts to Remove Illegal Mopeds and Scooters From City Streets

Eric Adams and NYPD Commissioner Edward A. Caban announced an enhanced summer enforcement strategy to remove illegal motorized vehicles, such as scooters and ATVs, from city streets due to their role in increasing crime. Since the Adams administration began, nearly 42,000 of these vehicles have been seized, with additional measures planned to further curb their…

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NYC Mayor Eric Adams and Speaker Adrienne Adams Announce Investments in School Budgets and Youth Programs

– New York City Mayor Eric Adams, New York City Department of Education (DOE) Chancellor David C. Banks, and New York City Department of Youth & Community Development (DYCD) Commissioner Keith Howard were joined by New York City Council Speaker Adrienne Adams to announce several investments towards the city’s budget to further support young people…

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